Write a Web Application for Free Edition 2
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Write a Web Application for Free Edition 2

About the Book

Learning HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP and SQL all at the same time is quite a tall order. This book gets you started with each language, one at a time, all going to create a working web application. For free.

A school friend of mine got Parkinson's syndrome at the age of 39. He set up a charity in the UK to help people that suffer with Parkinson's. The charity is http://parkinsonsequip.org.uk and all the proceeds from this book go to the charity.

About the Author

Thomas Davenport
Thomas Davenport

I lecture in maths and computer science at Aston University in Birmingham, UK. My passion is getting people to think, to put their calculators down and to use the best computer they will ever have, the one between their ears. I don't care about exam results (well almost). I care about my students becoming more thoughtful and fulfilled people.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter One
    • In which we get started
  • Chapter Two
    • In which we think about the application
    • 2.1 App1: First Cut
    • 2.2 Puttin’ on the Style
    • 2.3 Mobile First
    • 2.4 Moving from Static to Dynamic
    • 2.5 JavaScript
  • Chapter Three
    • In which we think about databases
    • 3.1 Create a Database
    • 3.2 Create a Database User
    • 3.3 Create a Table
    • 3.4 Using PHP
    • 3.5 Connecting to the Database
    • 3.6 Adding Data to the Database using phpMyAdmin
    • 3.7 Adding Data to the Database using PHP
  • Chapter Four
    • In which we think about security, ftp, frameworks and databases
    • App1.zip
    • App2.zip
    • Create a Database
    • App3.zip
  • Chapter Five
    • In which we think more about security
    • Some Stuff
    • end

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